HyperDic: sharpshooter

English > 3 senses of the word sharpshooter:
NOUNperson sharpshooteran athlete noted for accurate aim
person sharpshooter, marksman, crack shotsomeone skilled in shooting / shooting / shooting
artifactsharpshootera fast schooner once used by New England fisherman for illegal fishing / fishing in Canadian waters
sharpshooter > pronunciation
Soundsshaa'rpshuwter; shaa'rpshuw.ter
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > sharpshooter: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningAn athlete noted for accurate aim.
Broaderathlete, jockA person trained to compete in sports
Verbssharpshootaim and shoot with great precision
English > sharpshooter: 3 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningsomeone skilled in shooting / shooting / shooting.
Synonymsmarksman, crack shot
InstancesOakley, Annie OakleyUnited States sharpshooter who was featured in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show (1860-1926)
NarrowerdeadeyeA dead shot
franc-tireurA sharpshooter (in the French army)
riflemansomeone skilled in the use of a rifle
sniperA marksman who shoots at people from a concealed place
Broadershot, shooterA person who shoots (usually with respect to their ability to shoot / shoot / shoot)
Spanishfrancotirador, pistolero, tirador
Catalantirador
Verbssharpshootaim and shoot with great precision
English > sharpshooter: 3 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningA fast schooner once used by New England fisherman for illegal fishing / fishing in Canadian waters.
Broaderschoonersailing vessel used in former times

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